California Oven-Fried Chicken

5
Carol Junkins

By
@CarolAJ

This is so easy and delicious, I have made it many times over the years.
Recipe came from a woman at the First Congregational Church in NH

So easy I am sure many of you have made it as well.
In this picture you can see I just made two breast for my husband and myself. I have cut up a whole chicken and baked the pieces.

Rating:
★★★★★ 5 votes
Comments:
Serves:
Serves 6 to 8
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
50 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1
frying chicken, cut into 8 pieces
1 stick
melted butter
1/8 tsp
garlic powder
1/8 tsp
paprika
1/8 tsp
thyme
1 tsp
salt
1 1/2 c
dry bread crumbs or finely crushed cornflakes

I HAVE USED CRUSHED FRENCH FRIED ONIONS CRUSHED IN WITH THE BREAD CRUMBS

How to Make California Oven-Fried Chicken

Step-by-Step

  • 11. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Dip the chicken pieces in the melted butter, then shake them in a paper bag containing the garlic powder, paprika, thyme, salt, and crumbs or cornflakes.
  • 22. Place the chicken skin side up in a lightly greased 9x13" baking dish, and bake for 50 minutes or until done.
  • 3Another great idea with this recipe is we take it to the beach or a picnic, with cole slaw or potato salad !!

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About California Oven-Fried Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy